Bangladesh has expressed it deepest shock at the death of Lakshman Kadir Gama who was fatally shot on Friday by an unidentified gunman. Bangladesh has also expressed its desire to see the perpetrators of this crime arrested and punished. Prime Minister Khaleda Zia in her message termed Mr Kadirgama as one of the distinguished diplomats. Foreign Minister M Morshed Khan said that Mr Kadirgama’s death itself justifies that we should all be united against terrorism. Sheikh Hasina, the leader of the opposition in the Parliament in her message has criticized his killing and said that Mr Kadirgamas fight against terrorism will always be remembered.